Skip to main content

Table 2 Pre-School Teachers’ perceived signs of worm infestation

From: The role of pre-school teachers in the control of soil-transmitted helminthes in coastal region, Kenya

Sign Frequency of mention
Ringworms 32
Unhealthy hair and skin 23
Stomachache 14
Lack of appetite 12
Enlarged belly 12
Weak/malnourished body 9
Poor concentration in class/restlessness 8
Vomiting 8
Increased appetite 7
Diarrhea/frequent toilet visit 6
Blood in urine 3
Irritation in the anus 3